Silent Hall of Fame has created a Silent Gems Collection of rare and for
the first time available films with our stars, as well as other silent
masterpieces. These are high quality films that are hard to find
anywhere else. Please use the link below to see the Silent Gems
Collection of rare films on DVD.
"He Who Gets Slapped" (1924) is a poignant drama starring Lon Chaney and featuring director Victor Seastrom, a star of Silent Hall of Fame.
Directed by Victor Seastrom Produced by Victor Seastrom, Irving Thalberg (uncredited) Screenplay by Victor Seastrom, Carey Wilson Based on He Who Gets Slapped by Leonid Andreyev Starring Lon Chaney, Norma Shearer, John Gilbert Cinematography Milton Moore Editing by Hugh Wynn Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Release date November 9, 1924 (United States) Running time 71 mins Country United States Language Silent, English intertitles
You can see a slideshow of stills from this film and other interesting stuff on our website silent-hall-of-fame.org.
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from oblivion the names and legacy of formerly illustrious silent movie
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world but do not have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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